Susy Merary Ruiz joined Fulfillment Fund Las Vegas in August 2013 as a College Access Program Advisor. Since then, she has moved on to become a College Counselor. In her role, Susy works with students to help create a culture of achievement where college becomes a realistic, tangible goal.
Prior to working for Fulfillment Fund Las Vegas, Susy worked in the Los Angeles area for four years serving high schools students in different areas including mentoring, tutoring, residential advising and as a student personnel advisor. During her undergraduate studies, Susy spent every summer working in academic boot camps for first-generation, and low-income students at USC.
Susy joins the Fulfillment Fund Las Vegas team not only to grow as an educator, but to continue pursuing her passion in giving hope and support to first-generation students that have been told that college is an impossible dream. As the first person in her family to attend a prestige university and graduate with a post-secondary degree, she understands the obstacles and tribulations that many of our students face.
Susy graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and a Minor in Music Industry. She is currently seeking a Masters in Social Work at USC.
Contact Susy at firstname.lastname@example.org